ERGmed, part of ERG group, manages two coastal aggregated refineries located in Sicily. This presentation will discuss how ERGmed has been using the OSIsoft RtPM Platform to provide an agile information platform to plugin valued-added solutions according to company requirements. This includes making external company-related fiscal and commercial transaction data visible to RtBaseline through SOA-based services, performance analysis and operations tracking through RtAnalytics, using Sigmafine advanced features to support management of the Refinery Test Run Library, Analysis Framework plug-ins to track finished product tank operations for online decision support and efficiency analysis, and a PI AF based KPI framework to define indicators, structure, aggregation rules for visualizing, monitoring, and drill-down analysis of refinery operations.
Luciano Mallia is the current PI System Manager at Ergmed. During his 15 years experience in Ergmed, he participated to different projects in the process automation area. Since 1997 Luciano has been managing the PI System and the introduction of related key applications to the users base.
Massimo Galli is responsible for operations and delivery at Pimsoft. During the last seven years he has been managing the proposal and delivery of value-added solutions, leveraging the OSIsoft PI System and RtPM infrastructure (using RLINK, Sigmafine, and Analysis Framework) to customers of different industries. Prior to starting at Pimsoft, Mr. Galli had ten years experience in projects related to real-time data acquisition and SCADA systems.